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Kimberley Aitken

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I am a wife and mother of two beautiful little boys aged 3 years and 7 months. I was born in Vancouver but have lived in Victoria most of my life and hope to raise my children... (read more)

Did anyone else catch the article on the front page of the Saanich News today about how strollers and parents are selfishly taking up space on BC Transit buses thereby causing disabled people to have to wait for the next bus? I was shocked and dismayed by the article as I think it needlessly pitted […]


HST is Almost Here

by Kimberley on June 29, 2010 · 1 comment

You would have to be living under a rock to not know that the HST is about to come into effect. When we are celebrating Canada Day this year, we will also be living our first day with the HST. I won’t go on and on about the HST because I already did a post […]

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A friend just called me and told me she had read a post on KIV that says Island UltraSound is handing out a paper to clients asking them to not ask the technician about sex determination at all. Apparently, they are suspending the service until they can figure out how best to deal with the […]


You know those things that really take you back to being a kid that you want to share with your kids? When I was at the market the other day I saw a big pile of bright pink rhubarb and I had to buy some because stewed rhubarb on vanilla ice cream was a big […]


Remember the days when getting snail mail was fun??? I can’t decide if the change came when I grew up and therefore, the contents of my snail mail changed in correlation with my increased responsibilities, or if what came by snail mail really did change. I think it may have been a little of both. […]


Today I picked up my 3-year-old from preschool and he had a special gift for me. The teacher informed me it was a Mother’s Day gift that each child had worked very hard on. My little guy was very excited to give it to me and when I asked him if I should wait to […]


There has been something on my mind lately and I have not blogged about it because I know it is a subject that tends to be rather polarized and it can spark debate. I hate to see huge arguments erupt but I am all for discussion and different points of view so, I thought I […]


Changes Are Here

by Kimberley on April 17, 2010 · 8 comments

I went back to work last week and the wheels seriously came off the little vehicle that is our family. I know I will not be the first or the last mother to experience this but, it does not make it any less challenging. The worst part is, I only work part-time! I can only […]


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